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Ralph Steadman's extinct boids

Author: Ralph Steadman; Ceri Levy
Publisher: London ; New York : Bloomsbury, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"When the renowned cartoonist Ralph Steadman was asked to produce a piece for a recent exhibition of bird art, he got slightly carried away - it did, after all, make a nice change from politicians. He allowed his imagination to run wild and, an astonishing 100 paintings later, Ralph's 'Extinct Boids' was born. These remarkable pieces of art include Steadman's unique interpretations of well-known birds such as the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Cartoons (humorous images)
Caricatures and cartoons
Named Person: Ralph Steadman; Ralph Steadman
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ralph Steadman; Ceri Levy
ISBN: 9781408178621 1408178621 9781620401064 1620401061 9781408181409 1408181401
OCLC Number: 797978424
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 36 cm
Other Titles: Extinct boids
Extinct birds
Responsibility: [Ralph Steadman] ; commentary by Ceri Levy.

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Cartoonist and national treasure Ralph Steadman's unique take on a variety of extinct birds ...  Read more...

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Not since Adam named the beasts ... has anyone so enriched the language of ornithology as Mr. Steadman and his co-author, Ceri Levy, in Extinct Boids * New York Times * A characteristically madcap Read more...

 
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